The Sacrifice of Isaac

The stained glass is in three panels.

Details

Medium:
Stained glass
Dimensions:
Each 134 x 65 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,250 ( Total: £25,000)
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Parish of the Holy Trinity, Bingley with St. Wilfred Gilstead

The central section depicts a blindfolded Isaac kneeling on a rocky plinth with his father Abraham posed to kill him with a knife and being restrained by an Angel.

Provenance

Installed in Holy Trinity Church, Bingley, 1873; removed on demolition of church, 1974. On loan to Bradford Metropolitan District Council from 1974 to 2004.

Venue details

Cartwright Hall Art Gallery Lister Park, BRADFORD West Yorkshire BD9 4NS 01274 431 212 www.bradfordmuseums.org

Entry details

Free to all

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Closed 25 and 26 Dec, 1 Jan and Good Friday

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